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administration on the action on immigration founded here just a few blocks away. that what matters is we have a mare that understands the issues a nearest and dear it to us and that's immigration reform. since it's inception we've gotten over 20 visas alone and the feeling is we have a shortage on green talent when we need to go through the steps we need to go through and for the tech community we're focused on opening up our technical school to the global community. we're in a talent war along with a state war on services gov. and anything we can help to create change here means so much to us. we have the mayor who can creative impact so we stand behind mayor ed lee and we're thrilled he's here. i'm so excited to here what he is has to say. thank you (clapping) >> julia and kevin a thank you for being subpoena great community leaders were we're going to have a robust town meeting this is being live for my radio program. we like to let people know in advance. i'm going to ask a few questions then we're going to open it up to you for the awe loltd time we have. so with that we're going to sta
immigration system i hope i'll get a chance to be part of it. and we're looking forward to putting together a team and rolling out the historic reform of that system >> thank you for this conversation. >> thank you to our san francisco chamber of commerce and business forward and sf city for co- hosting this town hall. i'm eager to hear from the other companies about their stories of immigration. tell us your own stories. we're to start with you the ceo of illuminate. >> so my story is not any more special then the stories of what you've heard. you group in india. i gave a shout out and my family really believes in education and the empowerment through education. there is a certain resistlessness and get out of your comfort zone and explore other things. that's how i got here. the path is not easy it's taken 12 years to get a green card. it limits ones opportunity. first, it will take a long time before the h1 process will allow you to move before jobs and you can't start a business. it took me 9 months to start a business. i was so restless to start something so you take capable
says he will now join house democrated to pass comprehensive immigration reform this year. my sbchb with the california republican congressman jeff deny nam, that's right ahead. later, cnn's interview today with the former vice president dick cheney. cheney says edward snowden is "a traitor." plain and simple. my asthma's under control. i don't miss out... you sat out most of our game yesterday! asthma doesn't affect my job... you were out sick last week. my asthma doesn't bother my family... you coughed all through our date night! i hardly use my rescue inhaler at all. what did you say? how about - every day? coping with asthma isn't controlling it. test your level of control at asthma.com, then talk to your doctor. there may be more you could do for your asthma. for those nights when it's more than a bad dream, be ready. for the times you need to double-check the temperature on the thermometer, be ready. for high fever, nothing works faster or lasts longer. be ready with children's motrin. ♪ [ male announcer ] eeny, meeny, miny, go. ♪ ♪ more adventures await in the new seven
it all. so when you need to survive here our cars by meets the desperate immigrants some of whom now feel they should never have left their home countries the eye. i know. this is how he got dizzy. they all keep quiet on the back cover which is the full well that if we could have taken place without the full sample and the dickens and work with activites the opinion that this movie is about the plight of a dickens come up with their own initiative to replace one big thing that got this odd use of out and replace them by now but that date which is a staunch ally upset with the date yet that is to protect its own backyard garden. let's all forget the bim spring is a cross his mind and in international politics. it is the mind and in which she helped put the genie back in the all too because the people on the ground in those countries for toppling age if there is an option to swing towards the chipmunks the state but we really think that ccs is going to the idea for the common authoritarian without the people rising up again the new. the road. come back you're thirty or live from moscow. mor
&p 500 gained two, the nasdaq dropped three. >>> the place that ushered millions of immigrants into the u.s. is once again receiving visitors tonight. ellis island has reopened a year after a devastating storm. senior correspondent rick leaventhat will was there. >> reporter: despite its location in the middle of new york harbor, ellis island had never flooded since it opened in 1892 until it was swamped by hurricane sandy last october. >> it's been a long year. we've had not only trying to fix the place but also trying to fix it sustainablely. >> reporter: destroyed electric, heat and ac. some exhibits were damaged, but most of the 1 million historical photographs, documents and autographs were spared and moved to safe storage. now ellis island has reopened the first and second floors of the immigration building so visitors can once again see where 12 million immigrants spent their first few hours in america. >> it's going to cost about $21 million and about 18 months to get the system changed. but once it's changed, if god forbid there is everanother hurricane sandy, it's going to be ab
be a terrorist group or activity? >> if helping kids with their homework and teaching immigrant women english is terrorist activities then i guess so. i don't know, i don't think there is any reason to believe that an organization with good people, trying to do good work would be engaged in any type of activity. >> so this one of the secret documents that was leaked to the associated press. and what it does is it talks about multiple mosques and organizations and people that we know so that are mentioned in here and when i saw first saw it, so it says, it's looking at confidential informant profiles and looking for the right people to infiltrate particular centers or organizations. here we're number two. >> whoa, there you are huh. >> and that's what's so hurtful about this nypd spying program is that our own community mistrust each other. mistrusting law enforcement is one thing, we'll get over that one day, but the fact that we, our fabric of our community is broken is what really hurts me the most that people can't trust each other. you come this country because it's america, because it's
judiciary committees. he chairs the immigration and border security subcommittee. congressman, great to have you with us. let's start with, if we may, obama care. this president lied. his administration lied. and persisted over a period of more than three years in maintaining the fiction that people could keep their insurance plans if they chose. your reaction? >> well, i hate it for my fellow citizens, but there were lots of voices warning that what he was saying was just not going to be a true or a lie or mendacious or whatever synonym you want to use. and that's not the only mischaracterization. your premiums are going to be higher, and your coverage is going to be worse. you would think at a certain point, politics aside, that people would get tired to by being lied to by people in positions of power whether that's the president, the head of the nas, the attorney general, but we had an election a couple years ago, and the calls in part, he perpetrated this myth, he was re-elected. >> and speaking of myths being perpetrated and this administration responding in peculiar ways, marilyn tavv
in maryland. >> reporter: the first and second floor of the immigration building are open to the public. that includes the great hall where immigrants were inspected and registry room upstairs where 12 million people spent their first hours in america. still a lot of work to do here but all the artifacts that were moved out should be back here when the heating an cooling system is restored next spring. staten island and other new york neighborhoods struggle to recover from hurricane sandy one year later. one particularly neighborhood, oak wood beach is still struggling t was had several feet of seawaterrer. it is a ghost town. all but five of 183 homeowners accept ad government buyout and moved on. we spoke to a man that lives nearby but doesn't want to stay there. >> within five minutes, it was completely flooded. just don't want to live here no more. it will happen again. >> reporter: sadly there are many more neighborhoods like oak wood beach where it looks like the hurricane happened last week or one month and not one year ago. there are signs of progress like here at ellis island.
" -- that comes as the president is slated to to meet with republicans at the white house on immigration today. that is the latest on immigration. pam from montclair, virginia, what are your thoughts he e -- what are your thoughts? i think she is being disingenuous if she does not know she is being tapped. we still occupy germany. military in the late 70's and early 80's. were all very afraid at that time that germany -- afraid of a united germany am a is what we have now. continue, what does that mean for today? caller: i would expect people are still fearful of a united germany. the presidents disavowing any knowledge, that is what politicians do. that is what they did in the bush administration. i feel like we have more than enough intelligence to protect ourselves. we knew that 9/11 was going to happen. we have only seen an increase of the buildup of military installations and the spying. continue with your phone calls about the nsa spying program. mike conaway, a republican from texas and a member of the intelligence committee would be here to answer your questions about today's hearing o
immigration. we have 3.1 people -- 3.1 million people come here every year. i think there is opportunity. i believe in hope and change. i believe in a better world. i don't speak for north dakota. the good people out here are probably the toughest men i have ever met in my life out here did -- out here. i see whole crews of women landscapers, men in the oil fields, there are mostly white and black eyes out here. the idea that you need illegal immigrants to work the business, or even the harvested -- i worked in the harvest and there were a lot of mexicans but a lot of white guys to. a lot of indians even. say, i the hard part to do not understand why democrats, women who have a child that is even if he has an education he's finished. i have been -- i am 49 and i have been through the ringer of reverse discrimination. i don't know how you vote against the interest of your race and people. we have to have a loyalty or your children are going to be finished. thank you for sharing your story. if you are just tuning in or joining us on c-span radio, which is heard nationwide, we have moved to xm
that reached across the aisle and done things like go against the government shutdown, work order immigration. he has shown no political courage. i think he is frustrated with benghazi and he should be. >> that's music in your ear as if you are accepting an oscar, accepting an oscar. thank you for coming in. when we come back, if the government handed you $53 billion you would probably do what they wanted you to with that money. why one automaker is saying bailout of death. bottomless mimosas were a dream for young bankners manhattan. all that about to change as goldman sachs reconsiders what is a weekend. ♪ (train horn) vo: wherever our trains go, the economy comes to life. norfolk southern. one line, infinite possibilities. medicare part d plan did you know that if you enroll in a where walmart is a preferred pharmacy, you could save up to 80% on your co-pays over other pharmacies? this could lower your prescription co-pays to as low as a dollar so you can enjoy the things that really matter. and now that we're a preferred pharmacy for many national plans, it's never been easier to save.
look. >> trish that, the daughter of immigrants from india hopes to become a doctor. she is a premed major who lives at home. her tuition is just under $6,000 a year, which is all her family can afford. the president of queens college says it provides large amounts of student aid, so students don't to have pick up a job to pay their tuition. >> we're getting students who are from very modest means, first in their family to go to college, maybe first in this country. without us, they wouldn't be able to transcend their particular situation and move up. >> financial planner bob trait said cost has everything to do with how families pick schools. >> from working class families, selectedding the colleges based on the affordability, based on the geographical convenience of their son or daughter commuting as opposed to living on campus. >> with tuition on the rise, many families are looking at where they can get the most bang for the buck, the washington monthly has produced one of many lists that ranks colleges on just that, and queens college is number two. their to do looked at more tha
is the vietnamese immigrant who turned the mix of red jalapeno peppers, vinegar, garlic salt into the multi- million dollar plan. he said it cost $40 million and has state-of-the-art air filters, even taking the media to the roof to prove it. at fault, its harvest and chile grounding time. truckload after truckload brought in over a three-month period. in the last week, the air quality department logged 11 complaints. it sent an inspector citing no smells or violations. while it may look hotter than hades, it's about half where tabasco sauce is and nowhere near as hot as the hottest chiles in the world. >> one, two, three. >> here's a man eating a hibokia chile. one of the hottest. [ groans ] the saracha chile not nowhere near as hot. >> if it's possible to fix the problem, then that'll be best. because even one of my friends recently got a job there. >> reporter: how hot is too hot? now in the hands of a judge. miguel marquez, cnn, los angeles. >> i had cousins in long island with four feet of water in their house. >> reporter: last year, when sandy washed over the city, it swept away the great ra
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